GUEST INSTRUCTOR 2018

AUGUST 1 - 6

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Eddie glew

BLITHFIELDWILLOWCRAFTS.CO.UK

We had the pleasure of working with Eddie in 2014 and are thrilled to have him teaching three special workshops for his debut in North America. Take a look at his website, read more and see some photos of his work on our blog here>>> these workshops have limited space and you wont want to miss this special event at the farm!

THESE WORKSHOPS ARE ALL SOLD OUT!

PLEASE CONTACT US TO BE PLACED ON OUR WAITING LIST. 

*Only the coil basket workshops is suitable for beginners

 
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ROPE COIL BASKET

August 1-2

9am to 5pm

Learn the weave and processes of making the willow 'coil technique' basket that Klaus Titze made popular in Europe. This weave can be used to make traditional or more sculptural work.

*Beginners are welcome in this workshop. 

$285 includes two days of instruction and materials

 

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SQUARE MARKET BASKET

AUGUST 3-4

9am to 5pm

This basket is a great introduction into precise square work. You'll learn a whole range of techniques from scalloming, end posts to square borders. All very valuable skills to take into other projects.

*Some experience with willow basketry is required for this course.

$285 includes two days of instruction and materials

 

 

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FITCHED OVAL SHOPPER

August 5-6

9am to 5pm

In this basket learn the open weave technique of fitching, making hoop bases and hopefully a few tips and tricks along the way.

*Some experience with willow basketry is required for this course.

$285 includes two days of instruction and materials